Archive for 2010

Those Are My Per­son­al Spat­u­las

Food ser­vice work­er: And he was all reach­ing for them, like, “can I touch them?“
Main­te­nance work­er: What?
Food ser­vice work­er: Yeah! And I said, “no, you can­not touch them. Where I’m raised, you don’t just go touch them.“
Main­te­nance work­er: Yeah, you can’t just reach out and grab them.
Food ser­vice work­er: No! Well, he did­n’t speak much Eng­lish, but I think he got the point.

St. Louis, Mis­souri

Over­heard by: Try­ing not to smile